modelling digital learning ecosystem

Taming the spaces

Digital learning ecosystem model (Pata, 2012) Connectivism for design John Seeley Brown (1999; 2002), and George Siemens (2005; 2006) related knowledge ecology and knowledge ecosystem terms with weaving information and artefacts, meanings and knowledge, networks and connections. I have tried to put together ideas associated what may be conceptualized as a digital learning ecosystem.

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Green Chameleon » A Brief History of Arrangement

Green Chameleon

As we saw in a previous post , the term taxonomy itself literally means habits or laws of arrangement. Though Linnaeus won the field in terms of how taxonomy work became understood, Buffon had a profound though less direct impact on the way in which knowledge was organised for use in subsequent generations.

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How AI Can Help Solve The Biggest Problem With Crowdsourcing

Online Community Strategy

Developing short and long-term feedback loops: The process and infrastructure required to support short-term feedback loops is difficult and labor intensive, requiring personal interactions and manual data management.

2017 55

Tinkering with the system won’t help reinvent the purpose of education

Jenny Connected

In this podcast the same question is being discussed more than ten years later and it seems that little progress has been made in ‘reinventing education’, at least in terms of creativity.

2019 213

How AI Can Help Solve The Biggest Problem With Crowdsourcing

Online Community Strategy

Developing short and long-term feedback loops: The process and infrastructure required to support short-term feedback loops is difficult and labor intensive, requiring personal interactions and manual data management.

2017 46

Four Rules of Leadership for Tough Times

Partnering Resources

The leaders knew bad news was coming as early as 2002. The company needed to persuade long-term employees to share their knowledge. Thank you cards sent to leader Irene Brank after the division closed.

2014 215

If space is a becoming what kind of spaces do we need for learning?

Jenny Connected

Unlike Etienne Wenger’s work on landscapes of practice and the importance of boundary crossing , Sian asked us to consider space in Mol and Law’s terms (1994) – as being fluid, that is, the boundaries are not permanent. 2002) Transductions: Bodies and machines at speed.

2016 164

The Divided Brain: Trying to be Sane in an Insane World

Jenny Connected

The question of whether and how trust can be restored in a modern democracy was the subject of Onora O’Neill’s 2002 Reith lectures. We live in a ‘black and white’ world, focusing on the short-term rather than taking a long-term view. Onoro O’Neill (2002).

2015 139

The Riddle of Online Resonance (first installment)

Jenny Connected

We also consider what e-resonance might mean for the author and reader of online messages in terms of stimulating new thinking. Learning through connectivity is not a new idea; there is a long history of research into networked learning (Steeple & Jones, 2002; Goodyear et al., Unpicking the difference between similarity and sameness further, the authors have discussed it in the following terms: Imagine a world consisting of 995 rectangles and 5 parallelograms.

2010 136

MirandaNet: Social Networking trivial or mind expanding?

Community Capers

Some members act as e-facilitators or braiders who help to shape the argument, provide interim summaries and change the direction of the discussion (Preston, 2002; Preston & Holmes, 2002; Cuthell, 2005). At this point the participants become active professionals, using collaborative knowledge to build new theories and policies that will impact their profession in the longer term (Preston 2007). 2002). Holmes (2002). 2002). 2002).

Reviving Community Indicators – Learning

Nancy White

For long time readers of this blog, you know I’ve been obsessed with “signs of life&# from communities which I call “ community indicators.&#

Writing Ourselves into Existence through a Choral Act


This is just too funny, and perhaps a tad ironic, too, because my last three months of blogging over here in this blog have helped me, once more, finally, comprehend (and come to terms with the fact of) how I no longer crave for attention, at least, as much as I used to back in the day.

2016 130

Getting back to Government Is Us

Social Reporter

Jim left in 2002, and these days spends time lecturing and travelling to spread the model he helped develop. Labour considers ‘new localism’ as the big-banner policy for a third term – It’s not new.

NLC2016 Hotseat notes: Boundaries and Limits of Networked and Connected Learning

Jenny Connected

Further risks of connectivity were thought to be risks from unknown default settings and terms of use and the risk of context collapse when people try to maintain connectedness in different online spaces. Barry Wellman (2002). The second Networked Learning Conference 2016 Hotseat was a much quieter affair than the first, but none the worse for that. The topic, facilitated by Sonia Livingstone was – Boundaries and Limits of Networked and Connected Learning .

2015 119

How Do I Make Sense of Social Networking Tools


Later on, in October, I’ll be celebrating the 10th year anniversary of this blog and towards early December my 13th year overall of blogging since I first started my corporate blog back in 2002.

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Cultivating Communities of Practice: Making Them Grow - YouTube

John Tropea - Delicious Community

As there is general agreement amongst a number of CoP scholars that communities of practice cannot be designed or created (Barab et al, 2002, Wenger & Snyder, 2000), seeking to learn about best practice in encouraging these communities to develop is the next step. Wenger, 2002) and/or questions that must be carefully considered before beginning (Sidnick & White, 2008, esflive, 2009). Terms. Upload Sign in. Loading. This video is unavailable. Find out why. Close.

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The Riddle of Online Resonance (third instalment)

Jenny Connected

Much has been written about weak, strong and latent ties and the strength of weak ties, which Haythornthwaite (2002, p. The authors have suggested that this be termed ‘e-resonance’ and have attempted to describe the mechanism of what happens when an idea or some micro-content strikes a chord or resonates with someone else, and when that other person’s reaction , in turn, influences the first person’s conceptual network.

2010 119

Aid is a knowledge industry?

Joitske Hulsebosch

The knowledge worker is a term I use myself at times. If you look at it from that angle, all professionals are knowledge workers, and the term becomes obsolete.

2007 130

MirandaNet: Social interaction

Community Capers

There is ebb and flow in terms of their level of activity and working party involvement but there was clear evidence, from the stories told at the tenth birthday party of the community, that members deeply value their ongoing association. Whether in an industry, academic or advisory capacity, MirandaNet Fellows all work to provide services for each other and ‘reify’ (Wenger, 2002) their practices in artifacts shared over the public site with the larger external educational community.

organizational responsiveness

Taming the spaces

Kent et al (2003) use the term mediated responsiveness and explained that more dialogically oriented an organization “appears,” the more likely an organization is to actually respond to its stakeholders.

2010 153

The Price of Oil

How to Save the World

Virtually all global growth in real terms since 1946 is attributable to increasing use of oil. Many of the new operators declared bankruptcy, but in the mean-time they (and the ongoing recession for all but the super-rich) had created a short-term oil glut.

2018 67

Exploring the Divided Brain – Trying to be sane in an insane world

Jenny Connected

Thinking further about this part of his session I have some sympathy with his view of technology, but technology is a broad brush term and maybe we need to be more specific. Nancy Kline (2002). 21 st August 2016 pm – a 4 day course with Iain McGilchrist. Day 3 (pm).

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Work The Web


After all, a relatively close term like Enterprise 2.0 Mind you, when I first started thinking about social software and how I would use it at work it was probably around 2002 or thereabouts and it still took me a while to engage (December 2003).

2009 151

Executing Enterprise 2.0: Dachis Group Acquires Headshift


Fast forward to 2002 … where you will find a very interesting paper ( On the nonsense of Knowledge Management ) that James Dellow quoted along in the current discussion as one of the very few folks who connected the dots across time between both discussions.

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Teachers & xWeb – A Beginner´s Guide to Webs 1,2,3,x

e-Moderation Station

Seemed far-fetched in 2002, but seems scarily more likely now! The term ´virtual reality´has been around since the 1970s. Subscribe to the comments for this post? Tweet This! Share this on Facebook. Add this to Google Reader. Email this to a friend? Share this on

2010 85

Rules for (digital)ecosystem growth and development?

Taming the spaces

Some important terms to understand theromodynamics in ecosystem: Exergy is the maximum amount of work the system can perform relative to an environmental reference state; therefore, a system with greater exergy is moved further from its reference state and further from thermodynamic equilibrium.

2010 170

Building Social Business: 5 Skills for Online Community Managers

John Tropea - Delicious Community

One of the terms in vogue in KM circles around the world those days was "Communities of Practice", and we had created some communities using rudimentary bulletin board technology. Building Social Business At the intersection of Enterprise 2.0 and Organization Development.

“The Googlization of Everything” (Kim Sbarcea, ThinkingShift)

Michael Sampson - Currents

the tension: the company can turn around and change the terms of service two weeks ago. “we gave up an article out of date re United Airlines from 2002 on bankruptcy. Kim Sbarcea is talking about the The Googlization of Everything. Lots of different social networks on the Internet. Twitter, Flickr. wants to talk about “information and knowledge to be free”, and the tension in that. Facebook. Facebook. taken a while to get onboard with Facebook. but has recently taken the leap.

2009 89

Blog networking study: establishing and maintaining relations via blogging


2002) to propose that communication includes relational aspects as well as information exchange. 2002). This post is part of the series describing the results of the study of blogger networking practices. Please take into account a couple of things: This is a draft. It also comes from the discussion of the study results and surely needs more work. Healthy scepticism and comments are very welcome.

2009 98

The Difference between a Social Network Site, a Social Graph Application and a Social OS

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

A number of these terms were popularized by Mark Zuckerberg which is a testament to the way Facebook has cornered the thought leadership in this space.

2007 28

Getting to "we"

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Denning Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, CA Peter Yaholkovsky Grass Valley, CA Publisher ACM New York, NY, USA Bibliometrics Downloads (6 Weeks): 26, Downloads (12 Months): 593, Citation Count: 0 Additional Information: abstract references index terms collaborative colleagues Tools and Actions: Review this Article Save this Article to a Binder Display Formats: BibTex EndNote ACM Ref DOI Bookmark: Use this link to bookmark this Article: [link] What is a DOI?

2002 28

Needle in a Haystack

TNT - The Network Thinker

Since "social network analysis" was a foreign term to most journalists, they started Googling. like I wrote in 2002. We focus on networks for good. Unfortunately, others on this planet build networks of crime and terror.

10 years and still going

Chris Corrigan

Ten years ago on September 6, 2002 I launched this blog with an innocuous little link to an on lie art project ground through Euan Semple. I called the blog Parking Lot, which is the term facilitators use for a flip chart where we record things that are off topic to the subject at hand, but important enough to come back to.

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Practical examples: The community empowerment network in Central Asia

Joitske Hulsebosch

The World Bank and Europe and Central Asia Region (ECA) launched this network in 2002 as four national networks linked through regional activities that would build the capacity of communities and development partners to implement community-driven development (CDD) projects.

2006 130

‘This is a private conversation!’ When we need an official to intervene


Schegloff, E.A., 'Beginnings in the telephone', in Perpetual contact , Cambridge, 2002, p285-286. I'm enchanted to discover that there is such a thing as the National Campaign for Courtesy. I bet they get some spam.

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Blogging for knowledge workers: incubating ideas


However, having a vision and installing blogging software is not enough: getting blogging to work in an organisation means helping potential bloggers to find out how weblogs might be useful for them personally and how to sustain blogging in a long-term. For its author a weblog might be useful as as personal information management tool, a kind of outboard brain ( Cory Doctorow, 2002 ), used to organise information and thinking.

2010 158

leadernetwork wiki

John Tropea - Delicious Network

The paper introduces the term “open architecture” to describe the organization and provides guidance on how to map and intentionally build networks. June, 2002. Winter 2002).

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Instant Communities: List of companies that provide Web Collaboration Suites or Platforms

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Our goal is to not only provide an open source offering but to surpass commercial offerings in terms of features, functionality and benefits to the user community.

2008 58

How I use social media

Nancy White

The history approach also shows that while the term “social media&# was not in play when I jumped in, the social use of online media has been growing for many years - well before my online time.

Missing links

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Publisher ACM New York, NY, USA Bibliometrics Downloads (6 Weeks): 26, Downloads (12 Months): 408, Citation Count: 0 Additional Information: abstract references index terms collaborative colleagues Tools and Actions: Review this Article Save this Article to a Binder Display Formats: BibTex EndNote ACM Ref DOI Bookmark: Use this link to bookmark this Article: [link] What is a DOI? Product Innovation Management 19 (2002), 294--304. INDEX TERMS Primary Classification: H.

Facebook-like status updates coming to the office - San Jose Mercury News

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

The explosive growth of social networking in the consumer space has created a sea change in readiness in the enterprise," said Eugene Lee, CEO of Socialtext, which was founded in 2002. "I

'Flocking' behavior lands on social networking sites -

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

But as with all new media, critics say its much too soon to know about all the possible long-term effects online social networking might have — from growing obesity and musculoskeletal problems to loss of privacy and overwhelming commercialism. The study of 1,178 adults ages 25 to 74 is based on data collected at the Center for the Digital Future at the University of Southern California in 2002 and 2007.

The Girl Effect – catalyzing positive change | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

World Bank, 2002].) Both in terms of our own consumption and the support we give girls in our lives, every day.

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